Metro Detroit weather: Snowy morning shifts to cold afternoon

Sunday temps hover in mid-20s

Here is the weather forecast for Metro Detroit.

DETROITHappy Sunday, Motown.

The new year is roaring in like a lion with a snowy morning and cold afternoon.

It becomes much colder tonight, and we’ll need to layer up by tomorrow morning. Tomorrow afternoon and early this week will be sunnier

Grand snow totals from the overnight storm are between 2-5 inches.

Sunday afternoon will be mostly cloudy and cold. Temperatures will flutter in the middle 20s. Remember, give road crews a wide birth when driving.

Today’s sunset is at 5:13 p.m.

The coldest air of the season settles in Sunday evening. It gets colder with temperatures touching the teens after sunset and before midnight.

Sunday night will be partly cloudy and very cold. Overnight lows will be in the low teens. Wind chills will be in the single digits to near zero degrees. Students will need to dress in layers, especially at the morning bus stop, when going back to school.

Next week preview

Monday will be mostly sunny but very cold. Afternoon temperatures will be in the middle and upper 20s.

Tuesday will become mostly cloudy and not as cold. Daytime temperatures will reach the middle 30s.

Wednesday will be mostly cloudy and chilly. Highs will be in the upper 30s.

Thursday will be colder with a chance of snow showers. Highs will be in the middle and upper 20s.

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About the Author:

Andrew Humphrey is an Emmy Award winning meteorologist, and also an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM). He has a BSE in Meteorology from the University of Michigan and an MS in Meteorology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he wrote his thesis on "The Behavior of the Total Mass of the Atmosphere."